Ranked #2788

Kannagi (Manga)

Kannagi

Alternative Titles

English: Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens
Synonyms: Kaiketsu Yousei Puniata, The Amazing Fairy Puniata, Hildegard no Shiro, Molly, Croquis
Japanese: かんなぎ

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: Unknown
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Publishing
Published: Dec 9, 2005 to ?
Authors: Takenashi, Eri (Story & Art)
Serialization: Comic REX

Statistics

Score: 7.581 (scored by 1584 users)
Ranked: #27882
Popularity: #1075
Members: 4,805
Favorites: 67
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Synopsis

For his art project Mikuriya Jin carved a statue from the recently chopped local sacred tree. As he is about to bring it to school, the goddess of the tree, Nagi, descends upon the statue, having slept until now, not knowing of her demise. Since the sacred tree can no longer protect the surrounding area from impurities, Nagi has to do it herself now, dragging poor Jin with her.

Included one-shots:
Volume 2: Kaiketsu Yousei Puniata (The Amazing Fairy Puniata)
Volume 4: Hildegard no Shiro
Volume 5: Molly
Volume 6: Croquis

Background

Kannagi had four volumes published in English as Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens by Bandai Entertainment from June 7, 2011 to April 10, 2012 before the publisher went defunct.

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Characters

Nagi
Nagi
Main
Zange
Zange
Main
Aoba, Tsugumi
Aoba, Tsugumi
Main
Mikuriya, Jin
Mikuriya, Jin
Main
Kimura, Takako
Kimura, Takako
Supporting
Akiba, Meguru
Akiba, Meguru
Supporting
Hibiki, Daitetsu
Hibiki, Daitetsu
Supporting

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xbobx
Oct 1, 2012
[::UPDATE::] December, 2015.
Chapter 59 scans translated.
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[::UPDATE::] August, 2015.
Sorry guys, I'm flying blind here.
The only English scanlator I knew that was still doing this series had its last update with chapter 58 on March. Amazon.jp already have the 10th volume for sale, so I can only hope they translate that someday. It's a shame to have it incomplete, but if even Noboru's Zero no Tsukaima is now getting completed, I still have hope to see a closure to Jin and Nagi's tale.
Also, a little TL note, I wrote this review years ago, and years ago my vocabulary wasn't so great and honestly I was still read more
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Recent News

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